Hardly Knew Her (Paperback)

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November 2008 Indie Next List

“It's fair to say that not many know Baltimore and Maryland as well as Laura Lippman, and her latest stories in Hardly Knew Her really delve into the lives of both the under-employed and the moneyed from every level. A terrific collection by a wonderful writer!”
— Kathleen Dixon, Islandtime Books & More, Washington Island, WI


Lippman is a writing powerhouse. USA" Today"New York Times "bestselling author and winner of every major prize awarded for crime fiction including the Edgar(r), Anthony, Shamus, Agatha, and Nero Wolfe Awards Laura Lippman brilliantly demonstrates her astonishing agility as a short story writer with Hardly Knew Her. "A sterling collection of sixteen suspenseful short fictions and novellas most set in and around her beloved Baltimore and several featuring her popular series character private investigator Tess Monaghan Hardly Knew Her "was called, Riveting One of the best collections released in some time by the Boston Globe." The Seattle Times "says, something in the short-story form brings out the wicked in Laura Lippman, and this exceptional collection is indisputable proof that Lippman is without peer as she walks boldly on the dark and dangerous side.

About the Author

Since Laura Lippman's debut in 1997, she has been heralded for thoughtful, timely crime novels set in her beloved hometown of Baltimore. Now a perennial New York Times bestseller, she lives in Baltimore and New Orleans with her family.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780061490965
ISBN-10: 0061490962
Publisher: Avon A
Publication Date: September 29th, 2009
Pages: 292
Language: English